VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY!

What: Help Least Terns have a successful nesting season.

More information under our conserve section.

EXPERIENCE

OUTREACH

The farming community of Baker, Florida, lies on the eastern edge of the Blackwater River State Forest.  The children of Baker School have fished in BRSF’s lakes, canoed and tubed in its cold, clear streams.  Some have hiked or rode  horses on its many trails.  Others have hunted …more

ENJOY

FALLOUT, TAKE COVER!!!

NO!  A fallout of birds! What exactly is a “fallout”? A fallout of birds is a phenomenon that occurs when migrating birds encounter stressful flying conditions and land at the nearest place they can find for protection. Along the Gulf Coast this is the nearest land they encounter …more

CONSERVE

ROOFTOP NESTING

This spring, flocks of Least Terns returned from their wintering grounds in South America to the Florida Panhandle to breed. The preferred nesting grounds for these protected shorebirds are the beautiful flat, open beaches on the Florida Gulf coast. Due to increased pressure from both tourism and …more